Matt Kaufman

Principal and Senior Director, Head of Distribution and Product Development
Milliman Financial Risk Management LLC
Biography
Matt is a principal at Milliman, where he advises corporations, insurance companies and asset managers throughout the U.S., Europe, and Asia on risk managed and structured outcome investment solutions. Prior to joining Milliman in 2011, Matt spent several years in the capital markets leading product, marketing, and public relations initiatives for hundreds of SEC registered investment products issued by some of the world’s largest asset managers.

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Cboe S&P 500 Buffer Protect Indexes: First Outcome Period Recap

On June 28, 2019 the July Series of the Cboe S&P 500 Buffer Protect Indexes completed their first one-year outcome period (6/28/18 – 6/28/19). The Cboe S&P 500 Buffer Protect Indexes are designed to afford investors defined exposures to the S&P 500 Price Index, where the downside buffer levels, upside growth potential, and outcome period Read more […]

S&P 500 Cboe Target Outcome Indexes – Investor Applications

Many investments today target speculative returns, with uncertain levels of risk, over an uncertain period of time. While opportunistic, this approach to investing often brings a high degree of uncertainty. Outcome based investing encourages targeting a specific defined payoff profile, with an allowance for a specific defined level of risk, at a specific point in Read more […]

Access the S&P 500 with Built-in Buffers

Earlier in 2018 S&P Dow Jones Indices, Cboe Global Marketssm, and Milliman Financial Risk Management LLC collaborated to build four new series of Target Outcome Indexes, designed to reflect defined exposures to the S&P 500 Index, where the downside protection levels, upside growth potential, enhancement level, and outcome period are all pre-determined. Each Series consists Read more […]